Diadiaphorus majusculus Ameghino 1887 (eutherian)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Proterotheriidae

Alternative combinations: Bunodontherium majusculum, Diadiaphorus mayusculus

Synonyms: Bunodontherium patagonicum Mercerat 1891, Oreomeryx rutimeyeri Mercerat 1891

Belongs to Diadiaphorus according to F. Ameghino 1894

See also Ameghino 1891 and Lydekker 1894

Sister taxa: Proterotherium acer, Proterotherium americanum, Proterotherium australe, Proterotherium brachygnathum, Proterotherium browni, Proterotherium cavum, Proterotherium cervioides, Proterotherium cingulatum, Proterotherium curtidens, Proterotherium dichotomum, Proterotherium divortium, Proterotherium dogei, Proterotherium intermedium, Proterotherium karaikense, Proterotherium mixtum, Proterotherium nitens, Proterotherium perpolitum, Proterotherium politum, Proterotherium principale, Proterotherium pyramidatum, Thoatherium velatum, Thoatherium minusculum, Thoatherium crepidatum, Thoatherium karaikense, Thoatherium bilobatum, Thoatherium rhabdodon, Diadiaphorus eversus, Diadiaphorus velox, Diadiaphorus sanctaecrucis, Diadiaphorus caniadensis, Diadiaphorus coelops, Diadiaphorus diplinthius, Diadiaphorus minusculus, Diadiaphorus robustus, Epitherium laternarium, Anisolophus minusculus, Heptaconus acer, Tichodon quadrilobus

Ecology: scansorial herbivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Argentina (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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